W9, Maida Vale. Live out and part time nanny required to look after a 17 month old little boy. 3 days per week (flexible on days at this stage) and possibly going to full time in 6 months, 9.00am - 5.00pm. The mother may be around but will be out and about so the nanny will have sole charge.The nanny should be organised, professional and most importantly fun and must be able to provide a loving, nurturing and safe environment at all times. Must be able to encourage learning through play with age related activities both at home and when out and about. If the nanny can drive this would be a bonus but is not essential-there is a car that the nanny can use for work. The family do have a dog so must be dog friendly. All typical nursery duties (including children’s laundry and ironing), if the nanny was happy to occasionally help with the family laundry and ironing this would be a bonus. There is a house keeper that comes in. The nanny should be a competent cook and happy cooking for the little boy from scratch. There will be travel with the family 2x per year (to start with) and this would be for no more than 2 weeks at a time, there would be advance notice given. Occasional baby sitting from time to time on an ad hoc basis. Tidying up at the end of the day and preparing for the next day is important. The nanny should also have baby experience. Fluent English is essential and if the nanny also had fluent French this again would be an added bonus. Salary £12 net per hour. Start within the next 2 months or as soon as a suitable candidate is available. (REF#4902)
N2. East Finchley. Live out and full time nanny required to look after twin girls of 1 years old. This is on a sloe charge basis with a short handover at the start of the position. Monday - Friday 9.00-5.00/5.30pm. The nanny must have previous twin experience or experience with multiple children of the same age. The family would like the nanny to be ofsted registered. This is a long term position as the children will not be going to nursery for some time. Duties to include all typical nursery duties as well as childcare. There are local activities which the nanny could take the children to ensuring that they are safe and happy at all times. The nanny should be proactive at finding groups for the relevant age and understand and encourage the upcoming developmental milestones. The children are in a good routine, they sleep well and eat well. There my be occasional baby sitting on an ad hoc basis. Salary negotiable depending on experience but circa £12-14 net per hour. Start March 1st. (REF# 4899)
Angel. Sole charge nanny required to care for a 12 month old. 4 days per week (Tuesday-Friday ideally), 8.30am-6.30pm. The successful candidate will be creative, energetic and positive, with a can-do attitude. Both parents work and therefore it is essential to be highly reliable and punctual. A good track record in caring for toddlers is a must, including an appreciation and understanding of key milestones and child development. Standard nursery duties apply and the individual will be asked to help find a range of local activities and classes to attend. Must be an excellent communicator and speak fluent English (fluency in French would be a benefit, but is not essential).
Start mid-March £11-12 net per hour. (ref# 4900)
SE1, Southwark. Live out OR Live in. A reliable nanny Is required to look after 2 children ages 4 and 1 1/2 years old. The hours would be Monday - Thursday 9.00-7.00pm and Friday 8.00-1.00 / 3.00pm. If live out this could be for the hours and days mentioned or could be for 2 or 3 full days if preferred. The nanny should be a confident cook and happy cooking from scratch and perhaps making enough for the parents to heat up later from time to time. Duties to include all childcare and nursery duties plus some light housekeeping work (including family laundry) when the youngest is asleep. The children are in a good routine and thrive on this. The oldest child is at school and there are lots of local activities that the nanny can take the youngest to in the mornings. The nanny must be organised, able to use initiative and be able to provide fun and age related activities for the children. The nanny should also be comfortable with shared care as the parents do work form home occasionally and the grandmother lives close by and is very much part of the children's lives. If live in the nanny would live in the Grandmother's flat and have her own bed and own shower room. Salary for live out nanny would be £12 net per hour and if live in would be £350-400 net per week. Start within a couple of months (date to be confirmed). (REF#4893)
W2, Notting Hill. Family are seeking a live out or live in nanny to care for their two children aged 3 and 1 on a sole charge basis. The successful candidate will speak fluent German (this is a must as the children will be spoken to in German when at home). Typical nursery duties including cooking for the children, hand cleaning bottles for 1 year old, tidying the children’s room and play room, laundry and ironing for the children. Must be warm, loving and genuinely enjoy working with children, with a professional and organised approach. Must be kind and empathetic but also be able to create strong boundaries and be able to liaise with the parents. Must be an excellent communicator. A background working in a nursery or kindergarten helpful but not essential as long as the nanny can show a good knowledge of early years development. Must be happy to help create weekly menus that are nutritious and healthy. The children attend various local classes so must be happy to take to these and give the parents feedback on how they are going. Suggestions about new or different activities are welcome, as is proactively finding German play groups and organizing play dates with other nannies. Must be able to provide stimulating and educational activities within the home and outside it, limiting screen time etc. If the nanny was happy to accompany the family on holidays (mainly to Germany, Austria and USA) that would be a plus. Must be willing to occasionally babysit on an ad hoc basis. Start March 1st with a few months shared care before the mother returns to work in June. Hours 8am-6pm or 9am-7pm (about 10 hours per day, Monday to Friday, must be flexible)
Salary £12-14 net per hour for live out and c. £450 net per week for live in (ref# 4892)
SE6, Live out, sole charge nanny. 4 days per week and 10 or 11 hours per day. Family require an experienced and confident nanny to take care of three children (twins of 9 months). Please note that the family do have a three year old but he will be at nursery most of the time. Duties include preparing breakfast and taking oldest to nursery. Providing a warm, stimulating and safe environment for the twins during the day, including playtime, educational activities, arts and crafts, reading and singing, walks and possibly appropriate local activities. If the nanny collects the three year old from nursery in afternoon then must also provide them with evening playtime activities, however most of the time the parents will do the collection. Must be able to provide fresh and balanced meals, offering twins breakfast, lunch, merienda (light tea) and dinner. Also prepare toddlers breakfast and dinner. Responsible for children’s bedding, laundry, dishes, bottles etc. The family are seeking someone who takes the children’s welfare and education as the foremost priority, is respectful and encouraging towards all three children and is able to design educational and fun activities. The ability to speak fluent Spanish a plus. Salary circa £12 net per hour. Start April 1st. (REF#4890)
W13, Ealing. Live out, sole charge. Twins of 4 years old. Family are seeking an energetic, organised and experienced nanny to take care of the children. Nursery duties including the children’s laundry and cooking. Hours 7.30am – 6.30pm Monday to Friday. Occasional babysitting by separate arrangement. Additional household PA duties such as errands etc during school hours. The successful candidate will be very energetic and able to provide an environment that is both safe and educational and have a strong knowledge and interest in early years development and learning. Must enjoy being outdoors and also be confident supervising homework etc. Ideally the family are seeking a career nanny. They are based in Ealing W13 (within 10 mins walk of West Ealing station / 20 mins walk of Ealing Broadway station / good bus routes). It is essential that the nanny is a confident driver (automatic car provided during working hours). Salary £12/13 net per hour. Start TBA (within the next two months depending on successful candidate) (REF#4889)
W2, Bayswater. Live out and full time nanny required for a 14 month old little girl, there is also a baby due at the end of March. Monday - Friday 10-12 hours per day (flexible at this stage). The position is on a shared care basis with some sole charge from time to time. The family travel for approx 5 months of the year and the nanny MUST be happy to accompany them. In an ideal world the suitable candidate will be able to speak either Italian or German but this is not essential. The family are looking for someone who is happy to “muck in” with family life and be happy to help the full time house keeper if the mother is with the children OR perhaps help prepare a simple lunch for the parents, a good knowledge of cooking would be advantageous. The candidate could also be a career nanny who is happy to work with the parents and to be able to offer support as and when needed. The nanny MUST have baby experience (there will be a maternity nurse for the baby when born) as well as experience with toddlers and be able to suggest suitable activities for the different age groups. The family do have dogs. When travelling the nanny would live in with the family. Excellent salary for the right person. Start date between mid January- beginning of March. (REF# 4879)
SW7, Live out and full time nanny required for a new-born baby, born on 3rd Dec. Monday - Friday 8.00am-approx 6.30pm. The nanny must have recent baby expereince and be able to help and advise the parents in the different stages and be able to help get the baby into a good and manageable routine. The nanny must be gentle, kind and nurturing and must have excellent spoken English. All typical nursery duties and be happy to take the baby out to the park etc. This is a long term position. Salary £12-14 net per hour depending on experience. Start ASAP (REF#4877 LC)
E18, South Woodford. Live out and part time / full time nanny required for a family with a little boy who is 2.5 years old. The nanny will be required on Wednesday and Friday from 8.00/8.30-7.30 pm and if at all possible Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 5.00-7.30/8.00pm (the latter 3 days would be ideal but are not essential.). The little boy is very sociable and friendly. The suitable nanny will have a real passion for childcare and for the right person the family would consider a full time role and taking him out of nursery altogether. There are lots of local activities and the nanny must be happy to organise these and also to provide educational and stimulating activities for his age both at home and out and about. All typical nursery duties including cooking for the little boy from scratch. Salary £11-12 net per hour depending on experience. Start ASAP. (REF#4875)
SE10, Greenwich. Full time, sole charge and live out. Two children aged 5.5 and 2.5. The family are seeking an experienced nanny with good knowledge of early years development with the confidence and ability to help the children progress through constructive play and age appropriate activities. Must be warm, calm and sensible with an organised and proactive approach, ensuring the children are prepared for the following day with reading and homework done etc. Must be an excellent communicator and speak fluent English, ideally as a first language. The family are seeking a nanny with a minimum of around five years’ experience. It would be helpful if they were able to help prepare simple family meals such as pasta etc when the children are at school/nursery. Must be child focussed with a professional attitude. Ideally the successful candidate will be a driver (car provided during working hours) as short local journeys are necessary. Start ASAP £12/13 net per hour. (REF#4874)
SW1X, Knightsbridge. Live out and full time nanny required to look after a 2 1/2 year old little boy and also must have new born baby experience. This will be on a sole charge basis. Monday - Friday 8.30am (holidays) / 9.30 (term time)-7.30pm The little boy is at school in the mornings and would be picked up from there at 11.45 Duties to include childcare and all typical nursery duties as well as cooking healthy food from scratch and tidying up at the end of the day. The nanny must genuinely love children and be a career nanny with experience of the age group and must also have baby experience, must be able to stimulate the little boy with age related activities both at home and out and about. The nanny must have excellent spoken and written English, be well presented, discreet, emotionally mature and willing to travel with the family if required (this is not often). The family are looking for someone on a long term basis, their last nanny has been with them for 2 1/2 years. There will be 1 nights baby sitting during the week. Salary 42-47K GROSS annual salary depending on experience (Tax and NI will be paid by the employer). Start ASAP. (REF#4873)
W12, Chiswick. Live out and full time nanny required to look after 3 boys ages 7, 2 and 1 years old. The hours that the nanny will be needed are Monday - Friday 8.00/8.30am-7.30pm with occasional baby sitting on an ad hoc basis. Strong preference for a French speak nanny as the boys are starting to learn French. The duties will include all typical nursery duties, school runs for the oldest (within walking distance), making sure that everything is tidy at the end of the day, cooking for the boys from scratch. The nanny must be energetic, fun, imaginative and easy to have around with a hands on approach. The family are looking for someone who can fit in with the family lifestyle and if they see that something needs to be done-doing it without being asked to. The family are looking for someone with experience with the different age groups and for someone who is able to suggest different activities both at home and out and about with outings for the children that will encourage their learning and stimulate them all in different ways. The nanny should be as local as possible, the nearest tubes are: Stamford Brook, Turnham Green and Goldhawk Road. The nanny should be happy to go on holidays with the family from time to time. Salary £11-12 net per hour. Start beginning of January or by the end of January at the very latest.
W8, Kensington. Live out and full time nanny required to look after a 3 year old girl and a 5 year old boy, there is also baby due in December so baby experience is essential.
Monday - Friday 7.45/8.00am - 6.00/6.30pm (approx 50 hours per week) with a degree of flexibility (may be occasionally asked to stay a bit later and likewise may be allowed to leave earlier occasionally). The nanny must be happy to become part of the family and to notice when something needs doing and do it without being asked and being able to use initiative as well as being able to take instruction and at the same time being comfortable in following routines and discipline. Tidying up at the end of the day and making sure that everything is ready for the next day is essential, as well as all typical nursery duties including cooking for the children. The ideal candidate should be friendly. extremely patient, soft, fun, bubbly and easy going and must have excellent English and be able to help with homework (teaching experience valued) Must enjoy getting down and playing with the children and making their life fun at the same time as being able to challenge them with age appropriate activities. Must be able to organise playdates for the children, help with homework, school runs (walking distance).The position is shared care with the mother (there may be a maternity nurse when the baby is born) and sometimes the nanny will look after the 1 or 2 of the children and the mother will look after the other. The Nanny must be happy to be left with all 3 children at a later stage having the experience with the different age groups to be able to do this. The nanny should be able to demonstrate both a "can do" attitude with a positive approach to life, thriving in keeping the children needs at heart without compromising on safety.
The nanny may be asked to accompany the family on holidays from time to time. There will be occasionally baby sitting required in the evenings.
Salary circa £12.00-13.00 net per hour, Start ASAP but can wait for the right candidate (ref# 4862)
W14, Holland Park. Nanny required to help with 2 children (ages 9 years old and a 15 month old) there are twins due mid January. The role will be shared with another nanny and the mother is around as well. There are several options- Part-time or Full-time nanny with Monday - Friday from either 12.30pm -8.30pm or 3.30pm-8.30pm (start time flexible between 12:30-3:30), and a Weekend nanny, both days from 7:30am-7:30pm. (Weekday nanny can also have a part of weekend - subject to discussion). The nanny must either have English as first language or Japanese as first language. Junior nanny can also apply for the position but the candidate needs to have at least 2 years relevant experience. Duties to include all childcare and nursery duties as well as cooking for the children. If the nanny can travel with the family this would be a bonus but is not essential. Salary £11-13 net per hour. Start date flexible, ideally Mid November to beginning of January. (REF#4852)
SW6, Fulham. Live out nanny / PA (household admin) required for a 4-year-old little boy on a sole charge basis or this could be a temporary position; Monday - Friday 7.30am - 2.30 / 4.30pm. All nursery duties as well as cooking and giving breakfast, snacks, and lunch based on a weekly menu for the little boy. Entertaining him, going to local activities and arranging playdates throughout the morning and then dropping him at nursery at 2.30pm. The nanny must be able to suggest activities that are suitable for the age group and must be able to stimulate and encourage learning through age-related play. If the nanny is looking for more hours then there will be some household admin to do whilst he is at school and would then be free to leave at 4.30pm. After the little boy has gone to school, the nanny will have time for getting ready for the next day, running errands for the family such as grocery shopping, dropping off parcels, family laundry, and tidying up after the morning. Occasional babysitting on an ad hoc basis. The nanny must have experience with the age group and be happy to get down and play.
This could be a temp position for either 1 week or for as long as both parties are happy. Salary £12 net per hour depending on experience and qualifications. Start ASAP (REF#4847)